Englische Bezeichnung

Intermediate Business English (B2+)

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Art der Lehrveranstaltung

Seminar

Sprache

Englisch

Fakultät(en)
Wird gehalten

jedes Semester

Credits

5 CP

Semesterwochenstunden

4 SWS

Leistungsnachweis(e)

Kurzklausur am Ende des Seminars und mündliche Prüfung,
kontinuierliche Evaluierung

Benotung

Kommanote

Zulassungsvoraussetzungen
Erfolgreiche Teilnahme am Seminar "Introduction to Business English (B2-)".
Einstiegslevel
B2

Ziele

 

Die Einstufung richtet sich nach dem Gemeinsamen Europäischen Referenzrahmen (GERS).

Startniveau: B2

Zielniveau: bis C1

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Inhalte

 

Your success in the world of work will depend to a large extent on your ability to communicate effectively in English. This course will provide you with a lot of speaking practice as you will take part in lively group activities and pair work aimed at improving your language skills and confidence. Furthermore, completion of the recommended homework and self-study tasks make the course even more effective.

Among the topics covered are:

  • Social interaction – introductions, small talk
  • Writing minutes, notes and short emails
  • Studying at university in Germany and abroad
  • Work culture and internships
  • Talking about products and brands
  • Making short presentations
  • Describing trends and change
  • Discussing finance and money
  • Expanding your business vocabulary
  • Acquire new and consolidate previously learned vocabulary, including many important work-related English expressions.
  • Be able to speak and interact effectively and with confidence in diverse contexts about a variety of study/business-related topics.
  • Learn to enjoy holding mini presentations in English.
  • Develop your self-study skills and become an independent and motivated English-language learner.

Empfohlene Literatur

 

Course materials will be made available on Moodle and in class.

Arbeitsaufwand

 

Modulumfang 150 h, 4 Stunden pro Woche